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My Mum's Got A Dodgy Brain

ForMed Films' new animation is for and by children who have a parent with mental ill-health

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Survey to collect local level data on arts engagement

A new survey launched by Sport England will collect the first local-authority-level data on arts attendance and participation in England since 2009/10.

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Arts, health & wellbeing: reflections on a national seminar series and building a UK research network

An article published in 'Arts & Health: An International Journal for Research, Policy and Practice' on 10th May 2016 on the development of a national UK research network in arts and health. 

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Outdoor Theatre Making With Teatr Biuro Podrózy

In this exciting workshop opportunity, performers, theatre makers and arts professionals with a commitment to outdoor arts will work with Teatr Biuro Podrózy to explore their process of making performance. 28th - 31st August 2016.


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Tai Chi - martial art. Gaining popularity across Bristol


LinkAge is a small Bristol based charity. Our mission is to work with people 55+ and local communities to facilitate inspiring social activities that enrich lives, reduce isolation and loneliness ...

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